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GRE Verbal Practice Questions

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Build your Vocabulary with more than 1300+ free online practice questions/words

The GRE verbal reasoning section is most difficult and requires maximum preparation (Good vocabulary is key to success). The verbal test is scored on a scale of 130-170, in 1-point increments. GRE Verbal exam has questions on Reading Comprehension, Text Completion, Sentence Equivalence.

The test consists of 1300+ questions. You have to select right synonym.


  engrave; make a cut in
  add beauty; decorate
  continue doing something without resting
  waste away through sorrow or illness

Use of adorn in news...

American flags adorn grave markers at United States Soldiers' and Airmen's Home National Cemetery (USSAH) in Washington, on Friday, May 27, in preparation for Memorial Day. USSAH National Cemetery is the first national cemetery and is the predecessor ...

American flags adorn the grave sites of veterans buried in the Lexington City Cemetery on Friday after members of American Legion Post 8 placed the flags in honor of soldiers for Memorial Day. AMVETS Post 13 will place flags at graves in Forest Hill ...

Flags adorn graves of veterans last week at Lakeside Cemetery in Port Huron. / Wendy Torello/Times Herald Volunteers have spent the last several weeks decorating veterans' graves and planning parades to mark Memorial Day. There are many events planned ...

Toughest GRE Words

Below are some words (from our collection of 1300+ words) which were answered wrong by most users..
  • quibble : try to avoid by sophistication
  • arrant : in the highest degree
  • recreancy : cowardly
  • foment : put something warm (to lessen the pain)
  • lucubrate : write in scholarly fashion

How Important is Verbal GRE?
Lot of international students ask... : I have a good score in TOEFL and ..if GRE Verbal really important? The short answer is YES. Again to improve vocabulary learn words/synonyms and their usage. Practice as much as you can. Reading quality text is very important(swallowing vocab words may not help a lot).

GRE word list will help in GRE Sentence Equivalence and Text Completion questions. These type of questions are added from Aug 2011 GRE Test. We belive GRE sample questions with word usage will help you to score more!

Good Luck with your 2014 GRE exams!
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